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Empress Wu died from old age on 16 December 705 at the age of 81, beloved and venerated by her people. She was entombed in the Shenlong Mausoleum, one of the largest mausoleums in China

Empress Wu died from old age on 16 December 705 at the age of 81, beloved and venerated by her people. She was entombed in the Shenlong Mausoleum, one of the largest mausoleums in China

This is a great, simple explanation (for kids and adults alike) of Italian city-states during the Renaissance.

This is a great, simple explanation (for kids and adults alike) of Italian city-states during the Renaissance.

Wu Zetian was the only #woman in the history of #China to assume the title of Empress Regnant. As de facto ruler of China first through her husband and her sons from 665 to 690, not unprecedented in Chinese history, she then broke all precedents when she founded her own dynasty in 690, the Zhou (interrupting the Tang Dynasty), and ruled personally under the name Sacred and Divine Empress Regnant and variations thereof from 690 to 705.

Wu Zetian was the only #woman in the history of #China to assume the title of Empress Regnant. As de facto ruler of China first through her husband and her sons from 665 to 690, not unprecedented in Chinese history, she then broke all precedents when she founded her own dynasty in 690, the Zhou (interrupting the Tang Dynasty), and ruled personally under the name Sacred and Divine Empress Regnant and variations thereof from 690 to 705.

Tatiana Botkin (daughter of Dr. Yevgeneii Botkin who was murdered with the Imperial family), Anna Anderson and Dr. Eithel in 1926. As indicated by Tatiana holding Anderson's hand she by this point believed Anderson was her childhood acquaintance Grand Duchess Anastasia.

Tatiana Botkin (daughter of Dr. Yevgeneii Botkin who was murdered with the Imperial family), Anna Anderson and Dr. Eithel in 1926. As indicated by Tatiana holding Anderson's hand she by this point believed Anderson was her childhood acquaintance Grand Duchess Anastasia.

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